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Patient Privacy Impact of Technology Worries Healthcare Leaders

Healthcare leaders are concerned about patient privacy issues when it comes to undertaking a technology adoption initiative, according to a survey of 347 US health physicians and executives by Ernst & Young.

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By Fred Donovan

- Healthcare leaders are concerned about patient privacy issues when it comes to undertaking a technology adoption initiative, according to a survey of 347 US health physicians and executives by Ernst & Young.

Other worries about pursuing technology initiatives are insufficient funding, fear of the unknown, and lack of internal expertise.

Despite these concerns, 91 percent of US health organizations surveyed have undertaken or plan to undertake a technology adoption initiative in the next 12 months.

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